Dodd-Frank Act Tutorials

Learn about Dodd-Frank act and its regulations and provisions

Dodd-Frank Act Tutorials:

What you’ll learn

  • Purposes/Objectives of the Act.
  • The Volcker Rule.
  • Regulation of Swaps and Derivatives.
  • Securitization Reforms.
  • Credit Rating Agencies.
  • Capital Provisions and Regulation of SIFIs.

Course Content

  • Introduction –> 1 lecture • 8min.
  • The Volcker Rule –> 2 lectures • 13min.
  • Swap and Derivatives Regulation –> 6 lectures • 49min.
  • Securitization Reforms –> 2 lectures • 15min.
  • Credit Rating Agencies –> 2 lectures • 14min.
  • Collins Amendment –> 2 lectures • 17min.
  • Government Bailouts and Regulation of SIFIs –> 5 lectures • 37min.
  • Conclusion and Self Test –> 2 lectures • 11min.

Dodd-Frank Act Tutorials


Dodd-Frank Act Tutorials:

This introductory course is for you to learn about the overview of Dodd-Frank act and its regulations and provisions. It is also known as the Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act and was passed by Obama administration in 2010. It was particularly was in response to the 2008 Financial Crisis [the Great Recession].

The training will help you learn the following;

  • Purposes/Objectives of the Act
  • The Volcker Rule
  • Regulation of Swaps and Derivatives
  • Securitization Reforms
  • Credit Rating Agencies
  • Capital Provisions and Regulation of SIFIs
  • Restrictions on Government bailouts using taxpayers money
  • SEC Authority [support to significant provisions of the act]
  • Private Equity and Hedge funds
  • Executive Compensation and Corporate Governance
  • Criticism of the act

Target Customers:

  • Career-driven banking professionals stay relevant in their roles
  • Anyone looking to gain an understanding of Dodd-Frank act and its practical application
  • Accountants
  • Banking professionals
  • Students


  • Basic understanding of the banking industry
  • Knowledge of simple accounting and finance terms

The training will also help you learn the following;

  • Impact and reform of the act
  • Titles of the act
  • Impact on credit rating agencies
  • Financial reforms and the study of potential areas
  • Investors and consumer protection
  • Regulation of corporate governance
  • Federal Reserve reforms and the regulation of directives
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